Dan Mullen

  • "I thought our practice intensity has been great. Our guys are fired up."
  • On Christopher Bleich's transfer: "He has family issues at home, and I think it sort of came from that."
  • Jabari Zuniga is still working to get back from his ankle injury.

Derek Mason
  • Quarterback Riley Neal is in phase one of the concussion protocol and could still play on Saturday.
  • He said playing at noon should play in their favor since they practice in the morning.